Faculty Advisor

Tang, Dalin

Abstract

This is a study of the stock market, concentrating on short-term trading. It includes a background of the stock market with a brief history, an overview of how the market functions, and a summary of different research strategies. A stock market simulation was then completed in order to understand how short-term trading in real life works, so that a person could apply the lessons learned herein to investing in the real world.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2001

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Mathematical Sciences

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